Michael Pestel and Peter Standaart will be performing with fellow flutists Sarah Stockton, Leo Snow, and Helene Rosenblatt on Saturday afternoon (2 pm) June 11 in the courtyard of Russell Library, 123 Broad St., Middletown. Expect world premieres of pieces, what may be the first performance of the five flutes in concert together (including the contrabass flute, alto flute, soprano flute). For more information about this free concert contact the Russell Library at 860.347.2520 or www.russelllibrary.org
Michael and Peter provided the basis of what to expect on Saturday in their conversation with me today.
Jevetta Steele "Calling You (Bagdad Cafe / Soundtrack Version)" from "Calling You (Bagdad Cafe / Soundtrack Version)" (1990) on Virgin Records America
Kate & Anna McGarrigle "Matapedia" from "Matapedia" (1996) on Hannibal (USA)